Redresses vs Represses - What's the difference?

redresses | represses |


As verbs the difference between redresses and represses

is that redresses is while represses is (repress).

redresses

English

Noun

(head)
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (redress)
  • ----

    represses

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (repress)

  • repress

    English

    Noun

    (es)
  • The act of repressing.
  • Verb

    (es)
  • To press again.
  • to repress a vinyl record
  • To forcefully prevent an upheaval from developing further.
  • *to repress sedition or rebellion
  • *to repress the first risings of discontent.
  • Hence, to check; to keep back.
  • * Milton
  • Desire of wine and all delicious drinks, / Thou couldst repress .

    Synonyms

    * (forcefully preventing an upheaval from developing) to crush out; to quell; to subdue; to suppress * (to keep back) to restrain; to hold back

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